Eutelsat to broadcast 5,500 hours of HD content during the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

Press Releases   •   Jun 12, 2018 11:46 CEST

In the final run-up to the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that capacity equivalent to 5,500 hours of High Definition (HD) transmissions has been booked by several TV channels and service providers ahead of the global event to be held from 14 June to 15 July.

2018 French Open: two-week Grand Slam tennis tournament to be broadcast in Ultra High Definition

Press Releases   •   May 25, 2018 11:07 CEST

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the coverage of the French Open by France Télévisions, the French public broadcaster has decided to offer its viewers a spectacular gift by providing them with free access to a 100% UHD event channel broadcast 24 hours a day on DTT and satellite TV.

Satellite connectivity creating opportunities across Mexico

Blog posts   •   May 22, 2018 18:28 CEST

For many of us, Internet access is something so common that we take it for granted. However, a significant part of the Mexican population has no way to go online due to the lack of communications infrastructure in their community. This is why an ambitious programme such as México Conectado was highly needed.

Satellite industry to enter operational phase of Crisis Connectivity Charter for support of global disaster relief

Press Releases   •   May 18, 2018 10:59 CEST

Members of the satellite community, including Eutelsat, signed yesterday contribution agreements with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), on behalf of the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC), stepping up their comitment to support global disaster relief.


Press Releases   •   May 14, 2018 17:42 CEST

​​Eutelsat renews its partnership with Polish broadcaster TVN

Press Releases   •   May 09, 2018 17:02 CEST

Eutelsat Communications and TVN, the leading broadcaster in Poland, part of Discovery Inc., have signed a multiyear, multi-transponder agreement, renewing capacity at the HOTBIRD position, Poland’s leading satellite neighbourhood.

Jean-Claude Tshipama joins Eutelsat to head up Broadband in Africa

Press Releases   •   Apr 26, 2018 10:50 CEST

Eutelsat completes the sale of its stake in Hispasat for 302 million euros

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2018 17:45 CEST

Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that its 33.69% stake in the Spanish satellite operator, Hispasat, has been sold for a consideration of 302 million euros.

East Africa continues on a record breaking streak at the 7th edition of DStv Eutelsat Star Awards!

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2018 17:12 CEST

There was a sudden burst of excitement as the room erupted in a thunderous applause when Amos Mumbere from Ntare School in Uganda was announced as the overall winner in the essay category at the 7th edition of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards organised by MultiChoice Africa and Eutelsat in Kampala.

NASA TV HD and NASA TV UHD distributed on Eutelsat satellites

Press Releases   •   Apr 12, 2018 10:22 CEST

Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL), one of the world's leading satellite operators, today announced that the NASA High Definition (NTV-3) and NASA Ultra High Definition (NTV-4) channels are broadcasting in free-to-air via satellite for the first time across Europe, the Middle East, North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa.

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